This program combines 7 days of hands-on, in-class massage instruction, with a home-study component. Students attend the 7 day, hands-on instruction at the beginning of the program. All textbooks and scrubs are delivered while student is on site.
Upon completion of this program the student receives certification as a Certified Aromatherapist and has the knowledge, skills and practical experience to open an aromatherapy practice. Student also receives training in massage to be able to add aromatherapy massage treatments to their treatment offerings.
There is a case study to be completed on a person of your choice who has a condition you are treating using a combination of techniques and knowledge gained in this course of instruction. You provide a detailed account of how you treated this client and include the benefits derived. You are required to submit a video of you making a presentation of your findings.
30 Documented Aromatherapy Massage Practicums to be completed at home.
The all-inclusive tuition fee is $2,925.00 and includes tuition, a scrub uniform, books, as well as ongoing mentoring.
Our Holistic Study Centre is located 15 minutes from downtown Ottawa, Canada. If you wish to stay on-site, we offer students plant-based meals and accomodations at a reduced rate ($75/day).
Please contact us to book your stay and schedule your 7 days of hands-on instruction.
Diplomas are issued once course work has been completed.
7 days of hands-on, in-class massage instruction.
This module covers the expanded application of aromatherapy explaining the olfactory system and uses for pregnancy & childbirth, babies & children, the elderly, in energy work, perfume notes & blending.
Aromatherapy Text Book & Aromatherapy Manual
Illustrated Aromatherapy Instruction Manual which includes essential oil information, a guide on the use of hydrosols, floral waters, compresses, poultices, hydrotherapy and how to design treatment plans and write case histories.
Illustrated Massage Manual which includes all the massage techniques you will incorporate for use in a one hour, full-body massage, client treatment session.
It includes the benefits of massage on all body systems, preparations required for massage, correct client draping, the rules of massage, timing your massage, client health information record keeping, therapist’s notes, a sample case history and a guideline for 30 documented practicums to be completed at home.
The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy by Salvatore Battaglia. This book is internationally acclaimed as the most authoritative text ever written on the subject of aromatherapy. Standing at over 600 pages it provides the aromatherapy professional with the most comprehensive essential oil monographs that have been published to date. Each monograph includes a description of the botany and origins, organoleptic profile and chemical compositions. It includes detailed histories, traditional uses, comprehensive reviews of pharmacological and clinical studies, detailed discussion on actions and aromatherapy usage plus blending tips and advice for the safe use of essential oils and more. This is considered the Bible of Aromatherapy.